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Statesman News Service KALIMPONG, Dec. 20. — Arguably the only English gentleman to expertise in the Lepcha way of life, Dr RK Spring’s book titled “Shedding some light on the history, language and literature of the Lepchas”, was released today on the 274th birth anniversary of Pano Gaeboo Achyok - last king of the indigenous …

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20 injured in stampede in Kalimpong

Kalimpong: At least 20 people were injured in a stampede during a social function here Saturday night, official sources said today. The sources said of the 20, admitted to the sub-divisional hospital, the condition of seven was stated to be critical. The incident occured at Kalimpong Mela Ground when the gate was opened for public …

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Opp seeks Kalam’s intervention in Hills

Statesman News Service KALIMPONG, Dec. 18. — Urging the President of India, Dr APJ Abdul Kalam, to intervene to restrain the GNLF from committing “undemocratic acts and political terrorism” the Gorkha Janakranti Morcha (GJM) — a hill opposition party — claimed that the GNLF is a “disgrace and a deplorable plot” in democracy. Apprising Mr …

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